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Overview

Florida International University / Nursing Program is located in Miami, FL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Adult health nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Pediatric nurse
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Family health
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Psychiatric and mental health nursing
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Nursing practice
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nurse anesthetist
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Nursing science research
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Registered nurse

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 144
Doctoral Degrees 8

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

304
Applied
152
Accepted
148
Enrolled
50%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st April 1st No
Spring deadline October 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree in nursing, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in upper-level coursework, letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Letters of recommendation, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in upper-level coursework, interview

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

419
Total Graduate Students
21%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
78%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 46.54%
Black or African American 21.96%
White or Caucasian 17%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.24%
Asian 7.88%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.48%
Two or more races 0.72%
Unknown 2.15%

Gender

Male (26%)
Female (73%)

Faculty

119
Total faculty
Full-time - 40
Part-time - 79
Male (17)
Female (102)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Adult health nursing
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 11200 Southwest 8th Street
Miami, FL  33199
United States
Contact Dr. Yhovana Gordon
Chair
Email: gordony@fiu.edu
Phone: 305-348-7733
Fax: 305-348-7051